Jazz on the River
Sundays Evenings from 5-7pm
July 8th - August 26th, 2018
Join us for the second year of our Jazz on the River series in Wausau's beautiful downtown River District! Sunday evening concerts! Concerts are held at the Kickbusch Plaza from 5pm - 7pm with a rain location of J. Gumbo's(316 3rd Street).
The Kickbusch Plaza is located behind Marathon County Public Library, downtown Wausau. Parking is available at and near this picturesque venue. Lawn chairs and picnic dinners are encouraged and welcomed! Clay House will be bringing the Pizza Kiln as well!
July 2018 Line-Up:
July 8th - Denise Sauter: Denise and her band pour their hearts into music from 40’s jazz standards to the contemporary sounds of Norah Jones and Sting, blended in with a dash of funky rhythm and blues.
July 15th - Erin Krebs: An inspirational artist, Erin Krebs has earned her reputation as a talented vocalist and skillful performer.
July 22nd - John Greiner Quartet: John has performed all across the country and abroad, entertaining a very diverse audience of listeners. John and his quartet perform the music of jazz’s most well known artists, as well as original compositions reflecting the “classic jazz” sound.
July 29th - Omnos Quintet: Omnos began in April 2015 as a collaborative workshop with the intent of self-improvement and personal growth. With this goal in mind, they have collectively honed their skills to play a wide variety of genres at a high level.
August 2018 Line-Up:
August 5th - Tom Washatka Quorum: Saxophonist, composer, arranger, recording engineer/producer Tom Washatka has been performing, producing and recording music for over 4 decades.
August 12th - Jeff Erickson Quartet: Jeff's performing experience includes appearances with such artists as Clark Terry, Kurt Elling, Wayne Newton, The Temptations, The Four Tops, Frankie Valli, Bernadette Peters and the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra.
August 19th - Christin Salerno & ZIJI: Jazz pianist, composer, and singer, Christine Salerno will grace our concert stage with her Brazilian and contemporary jazz ensemble ZIJI.
August 26th - Tim Buchholz: Dr. Tim Buchholz is a nationally recognized jazz singer, educator, and arranger. As a soloist and group singer he has performed at venues and performance halls throughout the US and in Europe.
Full artist details available here: https://www.rivervalleyjazz.org/jazz-on-the-river/